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With the USA boasting a team of in-form Jack Sock, John Isner, Sam Querrey and Steve Johnson, Hewitt will be banking on two wins from the mercurial Kyrgios as his second singles player is the inexperienced world number 79 Jordan Thompson. Novak Djokovic put Serbia on course for the Davis Cup semifinals on Friday before admitting that seeing his career plunge into free fall since his history-making French Open triumph had been "hard to accept".
  • Danny Willett stone-cold shanked one on Friday at the 2017 Masters

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    Dustin Johnson: The odds-on favorite and No. 1 player in the world appears to be at the top of his game and primed to finally capture his first Green Jacket. Willett was happy with the way he played overall. "I said to (caddie) Jon (Smart), it's a good thing it wasn't too shaved down or we could been back over the water in the drop area".
  • Title race? Paul Merson predicts Tottenham and Chelsea results

    Title race? Paul Merson predicts Tottenham and Chelsea results

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    Chelsea face a crunch match at home to challengers Manchester City on Wednesday. "We just have a big squad and that's very important, especially near the end of the season". The result extended their current unbeaten run to eight league games - the longest such sequence of Guardiola's tenure - but the last three of those matches have all been drawn.
  • Captain Smith's unbeaten knock helps Pune beat Mumbai

    Captain Smith's unbeaten knock helps Pune beat Mumbai

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    RPS secured the services of Ben Stokes, who became the highest paid foreign player in the history of the tournament. "Form is form anywhere, I guess, so you got to make the most of it when you're hitting the ball well", said Smith who had hit a magnificent hundred while leading Australia to a Test win here during the recent series.
  • Easter Egg Hunts and Weekend Activities for the Kids

    Easter Egg Hunts and Weekend Activities for the Kids

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    First Century Bank held its annual Easter Egg hunt on a cool, cloudy April 1 spring day. Admission to the hunts is $2 per child. Each child will be given a basket to go collect their eggs laden with candy and prizes. Word of Life Church - 10-11 a.m., 200 Fletcher Ave. Registration begins at 10 a.m., and the egg hunt begins at 11. It is free for everyone to attend and expressed gratitude to the community after items were donated for this event.
  • Russell Westbrook Has A Double-Double For The Season

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    The opportunity to play is something I'll never take for granted". Westbrook indeed tied Robertson's record from the 1961-'62 season, wrapping up his triple-double with 9 minutes 17 seconds remaining in the third quarter when he grabbed a defensive rebound and hit Taj Gibson under the basket for an assist .
  • PJ Tucker rips 'classless' Lance Stephenson for layup

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    Anthony then scored eight points in the third quarter to help NY to an 80-64 advantage heading into the final period. For youngsters and rookies that's often their only time to see the floor, and it's often the only time coaches get to see those players in any kind of real game situations.
  • Outsider Henley rolls to Houston Open win, Masters berth

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    And although trouble followed at the par-three ninth, he soon got hot again to triumph with a degree of comfort. What happened was that the charge everyone expected from Fowler never came, and Kang was unable to make a birdie over his final 10 holes.
  • LeBron, Cavs end rough March with 122-105 win over 76ers

    LeBron, Cavs end rough March with 122-105 win over 76ers

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    However, Joe Vardon of Cleveland.com reported that the Cavaliers locker room was tense after the game. "We're family", Thompson said. "We're family", Thompson said. With this being the first game in a stretch of three games in four nights, needing two overtime periods is far from ideal. We all know teammates get into scuffles during games, but to see something so overt involving the game's best player was striking - particularly since LeBron was the one getting yelled at.
  • Islanders captain Tavares to miss final week of season

    Islanders captain Tavares to miss final week of season

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    With leading scorer and captain John Tavares out for the foreseeable future, the Islanders open a four-game road trip Sunday against the Buffalo Sabres . Evander Kane , with his team-leading 27th goal, and Zemgus Girgensons scored for Buffalo in a game the Sabres never led. Smith could serve as another key cog on Buffalo's top-ranked power play, which is clicking on all cylinders by going 7-for-10 in the last five games - although it was just 1-for-5 in a pair of December battles versus NY.
  • Will the NBA playoffs lead to Cavs-Warriors III in the finals?

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    The Spurs ripped off the game's first 15 points and sprinted out to a commanding 29-7 lead. As they waltzed through Texas, scoring impressive victories over the Rockets and Spurs in the last two days, they drove that point home. The Spurs raced to a 33-17 lead in the opening quarter, matching their largest lead of the season after the first quarter. "I thought the guys showed great resolve and focus".
  • Adrian Peterson to visit Patriots on Monday

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    Adrian Peterson, eternal free agent. However, with the Patriots in need of a power back with LeGarrette Blount unlikely to be re-signed, Peterson could be a fit as a role player in New England's offense. Even though Blount had a good season for the Patriots, they don't appear to be in a rush to bring him back. With Dion Lewis , James White , and Burkhead, the Patriots lack a between the tackles runner.
  • Greatness is on display at the 2017 Miami Open

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    The Swiss was comfortable on his serve and then broke Berdych again at 4-2 to put the opening set beyond doubt. But Berdych rebounded in the second and made a match of it, finally breaking Federer at 15 in the eighth game. "It s obviously not something that you want, to finish the tournament like that". The second-set tiebreaker between the two young guns was excellent, but much of the match was erratic.
  • Ndidi scores stunner as Leicester sink Stoke 2-0

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    The Foxes continue a good run which has helped them climb out of the relegation zone since Craig Shakespeare took over from sacked Claudio Ranieri. "We know in football every game is different". The Premier League match between Leicester and Stoke will be broadcast online only. - Stoke have now kept just one clean sheet in their last eight Premier League away games (W1 D1 L6).
  • We could still beat Chelsea to title - Tottenham coach, Pochettino

    We could still beat Chelsea to title - Tottenham coach, Pochettino

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    Eriksen takes most of the plaudits for winning the ball in midfield and floating a wonderful chipped pass for Alli, the work of an authentic artisan. A perennial worry with Tottenham is whether they possess the depth required to match the undoubted quality of their starting side and sustain a season-long challenge.
  • Around the League: Raiders Heading to Las Vegas

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    We're particularly disappointed for the fans. "We just couldn't get that done". "We're going to make the Oakland fans very welcomed". But that letter was "filled with uncertainty", according to Goodell. The plan would also have set aside land for the Oakland Athletics baseball team, which now shares the Oakland Coliseum with the Raiders. The Raiders have been in Oakland in 45 of the franchise's 58 seasons, including the last 22.